slight winsock design change proposal

Dmitry Timoshkov dmitry at
Thu Mar 6 10:24:55 CST 2008

"Christopher Harvey" <arbuckle911 at> wrote:

> Juan Lang wrote:
>>>  I'm giving the mswsock.c file some development time. I need to know if
>>>  the winsock API has been inited.
>> The question is, why do you need to know that?  Can't you just
>> initialize it yourself?  Then you'll know it has been.
>> --Juan
> There are some functions that return errors if WSAStartup hasn't been 
> called. I think wine should do that too, rather than call it for the 
> application.

It would really help to at least name those "some functions", or even
better to provide a test case.


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